Posts Tagged ‘power industry’

Power Plant Monitoring

Posted in Industrial IoT, Power Generation on Friday, November 21st, 2014. 2 comments so far
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Author: Douglas Morris Wireless measurement devices are nothing new and installations are in just about every industry, including power. From my experience, power plants don’t choose to use wireless technologies to replace wired devices, rather they are used to solve some of those monitoring applications where the cost of laying copper is simply too expensive. […]

The Graying Workforce-Is It Really True in Power Industry?

Posted in Power Generation on Friday, June 27th, 2014. 2 comments so far
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Author: Douglas Morris The discussion about the impact of changing demographics has been around for a long time, but is it really taking place? I think this fact courtesy of the US Bureau of Labor Statistics (2010) says it all: Half of the electric utility workforce will retire within the next ten years. Both government […]

Roadmapping Efficiency Improvements

Posted in Power Generation, Services, Consulting & Training on Wednesday, January 20th, 2010. No comments yet
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Utilities Middle East magazine had a recent interview with Emerson’s Jeff Householder. Jeff is based in Dubai and leads the Systems and Solutions efforts for the Middle East and Africa (MEA) region. This Q&A article explores Jeff views on the outlook for the power and water utilities industry in the MEA region. Unlike other process […]